General Session & Awards

Thursday | 8:30am – 10am
Loren Hudziak
Mediterranean 4 & 5, Main Level

“As a company, Google is often known as much for innovation as it is for search, but this notion goes well beyond bringing new products to consumers or developing advanced product features. At Google, the culture of innovation permeates everything we do: this discussion will reveal how, at Google, innovation constitutes a holistic environment, and looks at some of the innovative things the Cloud and Machine Learning offer.”

About the Speaker:
Loren Hudziak
is a Solutions Architect with 20 years of IT industry experience, having spent the last six at Google. Formally trained as a programmer and database architect, he gradually shifted to analytics, mobile, and cloud solutions. Prior to Google, he worked on numerous commercial and government systems through work at Oracle, Borland, and IBM. He holds BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from American University where he is also currently an adjunct professor.


  • Young Professional of the Year
  • Professional of the Year